M. Anne Katzenberg, Anne L. Grauer
Wiley-Blackwell; 3rd edition
Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Third Edition is an essential resource for advanced methods of examination of human skeletal and dental remains in archaeological and forensic contexts. It is available as a PDF ebook. Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Third Edition
In recent years, Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Third Edition has established itself as an essential resource for human osteologists, bioarchaeologists, and paleopathologists all over the world. In order to lay the groundwork for more advanced scientific investigations of human skeletal remains in archaeological, cultural, and theoretical settings, it builds upon fundamental abilities and provides their foundation.
This newly released third edition provides an up-to-date discussion of a variety of issues, including as histomorphometry, stable isotope techniques, dental morphology, and ancient DNA, in addition to a number of new chapters on paleopathology. In addition to that, it delves into topics such as bioarchaeological ethics, the biomechanical studies of archaeological human skeletons, taphonomy, and the nature of archaeological assemblages, as well as other topics.
- Contains a large number of case studies that demonstrate the application of various approaches of analysis.
- Provides useful information about methodologies, contexts, promises, applications, and hazards.
- Completely reviewed and updated with brand new content contributed by some of the most eminent experts in the area
The Third Edition of Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton is a trusted textbook for graduate or advanced undergraduate students, as well as professionals in the fields of human osteology, paleopathology, and bioarchaeology. It covers the most recent advanced techniques and methods for analyzing skeletal and dental remains from archaeological discoveries.
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